Category: Whats On

Hamilton Markets

Food and non-alcoholic drink producers are being invited to attend a series of markets in Hamilton next month. Hamilton BID are planning to run the markets every Saturday in August along Quarry Street. Businesses who are interested in attending can have the cost of their stall hire covered by South Lanarkshire Council through a project funded […]

267 Bus tae Blantyre

George Square in Glasgow over the last few days had an American makeover to look like 1969 New York City. As we reported at the beginning of last week, it was all do to with the filming of the latest Indiana Jones movie. However, the location made the news yesterday when one eagle eyed Twitter […]

Summer Solstice

Today, Monday 21st June 2021 is the Summer Solstice. The summer solstice, otherwise known as the longest day of the year marks traditionally was the period between the planting and harvesting of crops, leaving people who worked the land time to relax. This is why June became the traditional month for weddings. Nowadays, certainly in the UK […]

David Livingstone Birthplace Reopening Date!

Exciting news today! The museum at Shuttle Row, which was birthplace to famous explorer, David Livingstone will re-open on 28th July 2021! Following a wonderful £9.1m renovation, the state of the art museum is now rebranded as David Livingstone Birthplace and will re-interpret his story for a new generation, telling his life-story from multiple perspectives, […]

Summer Activities Planned

A programme of fun, summer activities for youngsters is being planned by the David Livingstone Birthplace. Although there is no official date yet for the re-opening of the museum, the brand new playpark, café and shop will be opening in just a few weeks’ time. Application is being made for fundraising sponsorship which will give […]

Encore Stars Academy

Love to sing, dance and act? Is your child or teenager aged between 4-19? Come along to Encore Goes To Broadway auditions on Saturday 5th June! OPEN AUDITIONS – For Ensemble and Lead Roles!Encore told us, “We’re looking for young performers from all over who are available on Saturday afternoons for rehearsals! You do not […]

Looking for Contestants

Popular cooking show ‘Come Dine with Me’ is looking for contestants from the Lanarkshire area of Scotland! Do YOU have what it takes to cook for complete strangers? Fancy winning £1,000 and having some fun? The only criteria is that you are over 18 and not working or trained as a professional chef. For this […]